Apple Muse and Almond Shortcake Biscuits

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Tessa Pasquill

By
@tessac726

This is a twist on a very very very old (medieval type of old) favourite! Apple muse is a pottage, very common in medieval kitchens. Even though sweet this is a fairly healthy treat. The almond biscuits were my own addition to the pottage as I felt it would go better with something. So using the leftover almonds from the almond milk I made biscuits - it definitely pulled the dessert together.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

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  • APPLE MUSE

  • 4
    red apples, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 4 Tbsp
    honey
  • 1 pinch
    salt
  • 1 1/2 c
    bread crumbs, fresh
  • 5 sprig(s)
    thyme, leaves (or to taste)
  • ·
    red food coloring drops (to liking)
  • ALMOND MILK

  • 1 c
    almonds, ground
  • 2 c
    water, boiling
  • ALMOND BISCUITS

  • 1 c
    almonds, ground (leftover from almond milk)
  • 2 1/3 c
    bisquick mix
  • 3 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 c
    milk

How to Make Apple Muse and Almond Shortcake Biscuits

Step-by-Step

  1. To make the Almond Milk:
    Boil the water, remove from heat and add ground almonds. Let steep for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Then put through a sieve and save the leftover almond pieces.
  2. To Make Apple Muse:
    Boil apples until soft then mash, but leaving quite a few chunks of apple.
  3. Add the almond milk, bread crumbs, salt, thyme, honey, and food coloring over low heat. Stirring constantly. This part is now finished.
  4. To Make the Biscuits: Pre-heat oven to 425F
    Combine bisquick, milk, sugar, butter, and ground almonds until smooth and doughy.
  5. divide evenly into 10 spoonfuls and put on baking sheet. Place in oven for 12 minutes.
  6. To Serve: Cut biscuit in half, butter and then put apple muse in between the biscuits.

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About Apple Muse and Almond Shortcake Biscuits

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts, Biscuits
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #apples, #almonds, #pottage




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